Tag Archives: Gambier Bay

What the diving is really like on an Alaska Adventure on the Nautilus Swell

Date: August 12th, 2013 Location:  Dixen Entrance East Dive one: Prospector Point Temp: 10c – Viz: 20ft – Weather: Cloudy – Seas: Calm Comments: Check out dive. Not to much to see but a nice check out spot for everyone to get the … Continue reading

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Alaska Diving : Divemasters Report

Date: August 12th, 2013 Location:  Dixen Entrance East Dive one: Prospector Point Temp: 10c – Viz: 20ft – Weather: Cloudy – Seas: Calm Comments: Check out dive. Not to much to see but a nice check out spot for everyone to get the … Continue reading

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We named this site after the absurdly cute: pacific lumpsucker fish.

Today, in beautiful Gambier Bay, we dove on the wreck of the steamship State of California and a favourite macro site called “Lump Suck”, so named after the abundant pacific lumpsucker fish to be found on the site. The weather … Continue reading

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We managed to witness a very rare and special event – aggregating moon jellies gathering to spawn – they put jellyfish lake in Palau to shame!

We’re approaching the halfway mark of our trip here in Gambier Bay, and already we’ve had some wonderful experiences. The Nautilus Swell and her fine crew, who make the guest’s time as memorable and comfortable as possible and my job … Continue reading

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I was diving with a bunch of big burly guys in Alaska and was able to show them a tiny lumpsucker. All I heard was “awww” and “heehee”.

Good Food, Good Diving, Good Friends – Robin I liked Lumpsuck Site in Gambier Bay and I like it because aside from the small stuff, there was a ton of Irishlords and I found a small Buffalo Sculpin. I found … Continue reading

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